Monthly Archives: July 2019

Monetary Policy Decision – Statement by Philip Lowe, RBA Governor, July 2019

At its meeting today, the Board decided to lower the cash rate by 25 basis points to 1.00 per cent. This follows a similar reduction at the Board's June meeting. This easing of monetary policy will support employment growth and provide greater confidence …

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July Economic Update with Bob Cunneen

  Which key events have been driving markets? Watch this video of Senior Economist Bob Cunneen in discussion with Portfolio Specialist, Sinead Rafferty.

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Chart of the week: A trifecta of troubles has warranted the RBA cutting interest rates

Bob Cunneen, Senior Economist and Portfolio Specialist Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has cut interest rates again by 0.25%. This now sees the official cash interest rate fall to only 1%. This seems extraordinarily …

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